The Treasury Department said Wednesday that Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner's two days of meetings in Beijing next Monday and Tuesday will focus on efforts to strengthen economic ties between the two nations and deal with the current global economic recession.

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Trump says 'our troops will fight to win' in Afghanistan. Here's why peace and stability are so elusive.
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The Finance 202: Business leaders not sacrificing much by dumping Trump
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The Energy 202: Eclipse tests growing power of renewable energy
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